Adam Pengilly Brisbane's newly-crowned champion jockey Tim Bell and Sydney's rising young star Jason Collett are expected to headline the riding ranks during the Coffs Harbour carnival this week.
Max Presnell Geoff Murphy was gobsmacked for one of the few occasions in his long and distinguished career when Mel Schumacher grabbed Tommy Hill’s leg in the 1961 AJC Derby at Randwick.
Adam Pengilly Winona Costin might be flavour of the month, but she is likely to get a frosty reception when she returns to Tulloch Lodge on Sunday morning after helping engineer the downfall of odds-on pop...
Adam Pengilly Chris Waller turned the Winter Challenge into the Waller Challenge as Sydney's leading trainer prepared the first three horses home in the listed feature - and then let his jockeys squabble over the...
Adam Pengilly and Chris Roots The lowdown on Saturday racing at Rosehill.
Jared Dorrington For those who like the day off work on their birthday, spare a thought for the horses which still had to go around in variable winter conditions at Thoroughbred Park on Friday.
Chris Roots John O'Shea will step back from being the public face of Darley's racing interests to concentrate on learning about his team of more than 400 horses.
Chris Roots After a couple of world records on InterDominion Grand Final day, the surface of the Menangle is the process of being replaced as the program improve track infrastructure around the state moves into...
Chris Roots The Sydney autumn started with plenty of stars looking to climb to the next level. It still has the stars of the turf, but they have failed to sparkle.
Patrick Bartley Sydney's attempt to lure high-class overseas horses to its autumn carnival may not work.
Patrick Bartley EXCLUSIVE Runners in this year's $6 million Melbourne Cup will, for the first time, have 24-hour guards.
Pippa Cuckson The eventing world is in shock after two horses tested positive to a sedative.
Stathi Paxinos Bone research could prevent another tragedy like that of French mare Verema in last Tuesday's Melbourne Cup.
Chris Roots Sydney will become the centre of the racing world in April when the Championships take place for the first time and the dream is to have unbeaten Arc De Triomphe heroine Treve and American horse of...
Kyle Mackey-Laws The attention turns to Ascot on Saturday, with Perth hosting two group 1s headlined by the $1 million Railway Stakes over the mile.
Michael Sharkie Having severed his commitment with Cox Plate favourite Pierro in preference for second-favourite Green Moon, Craig Williams admitted today that he would not have made the switch had the Gai...
Glenn Robertson-Smith The innuendo regarding drugs in horse racing could not be further from the truth.
Andrew Eddy and Will Brodie There were several familiar local faces with multiples chances still in the Melbourne Cup when second acceptances were taken for the race this morning.
Glenn Robertson-Smith Up-and-coming stars of the turf need special attention to safeguard their bone structure.
Andrew Eddy The Age racing editor Andrew Eddy's guide to the Cup field.